GitHub is an open-source platform where members can share code and work on projects together. It’s one of the largest social coding sites and its specialized job search site, GitHub Jobs, targets a large audience of developers, programmers, engineers among others in the tech world.
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Here are some advantages and disadvantages to help you decide if posting job ads to GitHub Jobs will meet your needs.
How GitHub Jobs works
Attracting the best technical talents for your company
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You can also choose to post on Berlin Startup Jobs in combination with other job boards and platforms.
These bundles depend on the type of job you want to advertise – within JOIN you’ll find data-driven recommendations on which bundles will probably work best for what you’re looking for.
One example could look like this – select to post your job ad simultaneously to several job boards that are most likely to help you find your ideal candidate: 2
Create a job ad with JOIN’s job editor
Choose package or bundle to post your ad to GitHub
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Manage all applications in JOIN
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Here is what it looks like to search jobs posts on GitHub Jobs
Create a job within minutes using the JOIN job editor, once you hit publish this is how your job posts look like on GitHub Jobs
GitHub Jobs is suitable for posting for tech jobs and has a strong focus on opportunities for software developers, programmers, and engineers. Other kinds of openings typically posted to GitHub Jobs include, for example, data science and product owner roles. Most of the jobs posted are for full-time positions.
Your job ads will be visible on GitHub Jobs for 30 days.
Your job posts are searchable by members who visit the site. One way to help ensure your job posts get in front of more candidates is to include any relevant terms from the Hot Searches section at the bottom of GitHub Job’s main page in your job description.
As many factors can determine the success of a job ad it’s not possible to say how many applications your job ad will deliver. Typically, besides how compelling and detailed your job description is, the city or region you are located in, and the kind of job you are posting will play a role in whether or not you receive the number of applications you were expecting.